Minister of Health Sheikh Dr. Basil Al-Sabah honored the Secretary of the Board of Directors of the Kuwait Society for Smoking and Cancer Control and the Secretary-General of the Gulf Union for Smoking Control Anwar Burhama for winning the World Health Organization Prize in the field of smoking control.
(Health) said in a press statement today, Monday, that this award is granted by the World Health Organization annually in conjunction with the celebration of the World Day to Combat Smoking, which falls on May 31. She added that Bourahma is also a member of the National Committee to Combat Smoking in the Ministry of Health and a member of the International Alliance Federation of the Framework Convention and has many achievements, including writing pamphlets and stories to raise awareness of the harms of smoking. She pointed out that he designed 9 educational flashes, which were shown by Kuwait TV and displays within cooperative societies, in addition to 25 (flashes) radio outreach in cooperation with the Ministry of Information and presented the first play to raise awareness of the harmful effects of smoking in 2015, in cooperation with a group of major artists, including David Hussein and Muhammad Al-Hamali .